Prescott Quad#16

Prescott Quad#16

Jim Briggs, Chino Valley, and Kyle Christie, Flagstaff, tied for top honors in the Prescott Quads #16 held Saturday, October 26th. They shared $75 for their 2.5-0.5 records. In Quads #15 these two ended up 1st and 2nd. Their quad was composed of the four top rated players and where each player played one game against the others.

The tournament, divided into two sections, attracted 9 chess players for a full day of chess at Yavapai College. Tom Green, President of the Prescott Chess Club, directed this U. S. Chess rated event which was co-sponsored by the Prescott Chess Club and the OLLI Chess Special Interest Group. Because of Green’s travel and recent health issues, this was the first rated chess event held in Prescott this year.

Henry Ebarb, Prescott, Duncan Reay, Paulden, Randall Gremlich, Kingman, and Dane Beveridge, Prescott Valley, shared the $100 prize money in the section for their 2-1 records. This six-player section used the Swiss System for pairing.